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Robert F. "Bob" Jani (1934August 6, 1989) was the creative director of Walt Disney Productions, responsible for many of Disneyland and Walt Disney World's classic shows, most notably the Main Street Electrical Parade and America on Parade. In 1978, he left Disney and started Robert F. Jani Productions, where he was in charge of all productions at New York's Radio City Music Hall from 1979 to 1982, created The Glory of Christmas at Garden Grove's Crystal Cathedral in 1981, and drafted the master plan for the opening and closing ceremonies of the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. Jani later served as the master plan consultant for the construction of Disney-MGM Studios Park at Walt Disney World.

Jani was posthumously named a Disney Legend in 2005. He is also honored with a window on Disneyland's Main Street, U.S.A., above the Bank of Main Street, proclaiming his office as the "Main Street Electrical Parade World Headquarters".

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